Response
8 minutes

Funding and Games

Don’t let national security state spin keep you up at night.

Response
8 minutes

Why America Is Set to Lose the Next War

Our elite forces are not so elite.

Response
10 minutes

America’s Strategy Should Put America First

National security starts at home.

Feature

1.20.2020 Opening

You Win or You Die?

In the months before the bonfire of takes surrounding the recent crisis with Iran, America’s national security and military establishment wrestled publicly with a different cause for alarm: in wargame after wargame pitched against Moscow and Beijing, the U.S. players wound up, according to one RAND researcher, “getting their asses kicked”—so much so that often…